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5, Vallis Way

A Grade II Listed Building in Frome, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.2315 / 51°13'53"N

Longitude: -2.3289 / 2°19'43"W

OS Eastings: 377134

OS Northings: 148082

OS Grid: ST771480

Mapcode National: GBR 0S9.L1X

Mapcode Global: VH97D.L95S

Plus Code: 9C3V6MJC+HF

Entry Name: 5, Vallis Way

Listing Date: 22 July 1949

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1345554

English Heritage Legacy ID: 266333

Location: Frome, Mendip, Somerset, BA11

County: Somerset

Civil Parish: Frome

Built-Up Area: Frome

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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(South-west side)

No 5
ST 7748 SW 4/101

II 22.7.49

Dated 1697. 2½ storeys. Rubble with pantile roof. Stone chimney to left with
moulded capping, brick chimney to right. 2 mid-C19 cross-glazed sash dormers with
pedimented gables. Irregular fenestration: 3 windows on 1st floor cross mullion
windows, lower openings with sashes. Monolith bullseye moulded window to right.
Sundial to left of centre inscribes "Time .... Troth. Ivne i/e 3 ... 1697".
('Time Tryeth Troth' was a motto of Lord Bath's; adopted as the Frome town motto).
Ground floor windows altered mid-C19 - to right a sash in block dressings, to left a
wide 2-light sash with reeded control colonette. Plain central door with steps up
to it.
Interior: winder stair survives above 1st floor.
(See also RCHM. Trinity Area).

Listing NGR: ST7713448082

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